For some time now asset-based community development (ABCD) has on everyone’s lips, finding its way into discussions and practice at the community, academic and even government level.
Philanthropy etymologically means "love of humanity" in the sense of caring for, nourishing, developing, and enhancing "what it is to be human" on both the benefactors' (by identifying and exercising their values in giving and volunteering) and beneficiaries' (by benefitting) parts. The most conventional modern definition is "private initiatives,...
TSDP congratulates the National Alliance for the Development of Community Advice Offices (Nadcao) on the establishment of the Association of Community Advice Offices (ACAOSA), a membership-based organisation that will function as the operational guiding body of the sector.
Creation of a space for museums to participate in a national dialogue and process that will promote a value argument for the role of museums in South Africa. It is anticipated that this effort will address long-term sustainability and explore a sustainability model for museums in South Africa
The inaugural FOOTPRINTS Writers Retreat was held in Magaliesburg May 22-24. This course intended to not only build the capacity of organizations makes a stronger social statement through the use of the written word but also develop a community of committed writers.